What state, county and municipal workers make

Excluding New York City, more than half a million state, county and municipal workers in New York made $29 billion in the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2017, according to data provided by the Office of State Comptroller. That represents a 2.8 percent increase from the year before. Data for the 2015-16 year were also included in the table below.

You can also see this list of more than 500,000 government employees rounded up into a a database of more than 3,000 governmental units in New York State.

The data below, which cover active employees enrolled in the New York State and Local Retirement System, were obtained via a Freedom of Information Law request. You can read more here. This database was posted on Nov. 28, 2017.

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Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name CAPOZZELLI, MARYLOU Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $65,949.90 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, LISA ANN Employer name Erie County Amount $65,949.30 Date 05/20/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGEN, MICHAEL E Employer name Greenport UFSD Amount $65,949.12 Date 10/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, MEGHAN L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $65,949.08 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOREC, SHARON E Employer name Nassau County Amount $65,949.05 Date 06/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIPHON, DOUGLAS N, JR Employer name Town of Clay Amount $65,948.93 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGEAU, TAMMIE L Employer name Clinton County Amount $65,948.89 Date 04/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSE, SHELDON L Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $65,948.79 Date 11/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEATOM, LORI A Employer name Erie County Amount $65,948.41 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCIARDI, GERARD J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $65,948.33 Date 02/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WULFORST, MICHAEL J Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $65,947.98 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU PONT, PAUL A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $65,947.75 Date 07/14/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSEY, ERIN E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $65,947.22 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANEY, WENDY L Employer name Albany Pine Bush Preserve Comm Amount $65,947.08 Date 06/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, JOEL B Employer name Town of Sand Lake Amount $65,946.56 Date 01/01/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, SUSAN Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $65,946.43 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, DAVE E Employer name City of Albany Amount $65,946.29 Date 06/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEBRON, ANN M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $65,945.89 Date 11/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, ANNE E Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $65,945.89 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOFFEL, RANDY J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $65,945.31 Date 11/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ANDREW J, II Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $65,944.76 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, WILLIAM C, JR Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $65,944.04 Date 07/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSPER, FAY C Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $65,943.96 Date 01/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONSELLA, SUELLEN M Employer name Erie County Amount $65,943.71 Date 08/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINACORI, JOHN A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $65,943.66 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURDOCK, DANIEL W Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $65,943.62 Date 06/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABOWIECKI, AUSILIA Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $65,943.45 Date 07/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIDKOVSKIY, VITALIY Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $65,943.35 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTES, SYLVIA Employer name NYC Judges Amount $65,943.12 Date 11/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTAINE, JEFFREY A Employer name Allegany County Amount $65,943.11 Date 01/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IWUOHA, KINGSLEY O Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $65,942.93 Date 06/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SABRINA C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $65,942.81 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARIS, KEITH P Employer name Westchester County Amount $65,942.81 Date 04/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGDAN, GARY W Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $65,942.71 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, MELISSA J Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $65,942.65 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $65,942.47 Date 09/08/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTH, DAREN M Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $65,942.22 Date 04/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUED, NICHOLAS R Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $65,942.05 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, THOMAS D Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $65,941.99 Date 09/29/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ONIGBINDE, SAMUEL Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $65,941.94 Date 11/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARL, HENRY C, III Employer name Albany County Amount $65,941.93 Date 04/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, TAHVIA R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $65,941.40 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, MATT J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $65,939.94 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Westchester County Amount $65,939.68 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, GRAHAM R Employer name Westchester County Amount $65,939.68 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALPERN, LINDA B Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $65,939.32 Date 09/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVOKE, DELIGHT M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $65,938.83 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEIFER, NOREEN M Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $65,938.61 Date 09/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOOKER, ZACHARY A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $65,938.35 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNDT, JAMES E Employer name Village of Monroe Amount $65,937.27 Date 11/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, BONNIE E Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $65,937.24 Date 09/30/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLAZESKI, DARIA M Employer name Town of Union Amount $65,936.65 Date 06/14/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHAN, KIRSTIN A Employer name Chemung County Amount $65,936.36 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGNAN, KENNETH B Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $65,936.26 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLMAN, MARY Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $65,936.06 Date 03/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, LUIS A R Employer name Town of Islip Amount $65,935.81 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGEE, CHARLES A Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $65,935.67 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JOHN R, JR Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $65,935.13 Date 08/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA JEUNESSE, PETER A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $65,935.01 Date 05/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACHMAN, RUTH F Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $65,934.73 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNSER, ALAN J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $65,934.67 Date 01/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKLAS, MARIA C Employer name Blind Brook-Rye UFSD Amount $65,934.55 Date 01/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARANTINO, ANGIE M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $65,934.49 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTON, CHRISTINE A Employer name Cornell University Amount $65,934.46 Date 02/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECICCO, MICHAEL Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $65,934.31 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEICHEL, DALE A Employer name Village of Watkins Glen Amount $65,934.03 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIANO, MARK A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $65,933.97 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOFFIT, ERIC L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $65,933.93 Date 12/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Hornell Amount $65,933.73 Date 09/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WICKS, PAUL D Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $65,933.31 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMPSON, DE ANN Employer name Nassau County Amount $65,933.22 Date 07/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJCHROWICZ, DARLENE A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $65,933.10 Date 03/12/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWARD, MICHAEL A, JR Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $65,933.07 Date 06/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEYNE, JOHN B Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $65,932.75 Date 02/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LEONARDIS, VINCENT J Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $65,931.81 Date 10/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, WILLIAM A Employer name Department of Health Amount $65,931.59 Date 09/10/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, MANUEL Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $65,931.30 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, MICHAEL J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $65,930.82 Date 11/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDD, MARK E Employer name Department of Law Amount $65,930.80 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNGHINO, RONALD N Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $65,930.73 Date 01/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, SHARRON Employer name NYC Judges Amount $65,930.31 Date 02/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, CARL J Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $65,930.30 Date 08/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, ANTHONY S Employer name Nassau County Amount $65,929.18 Date 03/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCCHESE, MICHAEL C Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $65,929.14 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFFIN, DOUGLAS R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $65,929.00 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, MICHAEL A Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $65,928.55 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODZIC, BAHRIJA Employer name Oneida County Amount $65,928.13 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREIDA, GORDON G Employer name Town of Gorham Amount $65,927.99 Date 02/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COOL, LAURA A Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $65,927.81 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JAMES A Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $65,927.63 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONICHAN, ROSAMMA Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $65,927.50 Date 03/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, STEPHANIE M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $65,927.04 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, ROBERT D Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $65,926.86 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUNER, CHRISTIE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $65,926.84 Date 07/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIZARRO, ANGELICA Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $65,926.75 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, BRIAN M Employer name City of Auburn Amount $65,926.63 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDER, TODD A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $65,926.43 Date 05/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARNEY, STEVEN W Employer name Ontario County Amount $65,926.41 Date 11/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WU ZHAO, VALERIA Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $65,926.01 Date 01/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIERI, STEPHAN C Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $65,926.00 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System